Author: David Pourshoushtari

Colorado Dems React to Final Presidential Debate

Denver, CO – Tonight, the Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement in response to tonight’s final presidential debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump: Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party Morgan Carroll:  “The more the American people hear from Donald Trump, the more they are ready for new leadership. Tonight, we saw another disgraceful…
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Colorado Dems to Boebert: Denounce Proud Boys or Drop Out

Days after Donald Trump set off a firestorm with telling the Proud Boys to “stand back and stand by” on national television, Congressional District 3 candidate Lauren Boebert is facing questions about her own admiration of the white supremacist group when it was revealed in a national story that her former campaign manager said “Thank…
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Trump Rallies White Supremacists with “Stand Back, Stand By” Call, while Cambridge Analytica Targeted Black Voters for “Deterrence”

On the heels of last night’s Presidential debate, where Donald Trump called on the “Proud Boys” white supremacist group to “stand back” and “stand by”, the Colorado Democratic Party is calling on the Colorado Republican Party to not only condemn this statement, but to answer questions about the bombshell report that — through the data…
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Colorado Dems React to Debate: “None of the Noise Trump Made Can Change His Record of Failure and Corruption.”

Denver, CO – Tonight, the Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement in response to the first presidential debate: Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party Morgan Carroll:  “I commend Vice President Joe Biden for keeping his cool and being the functioning adult in the room amidst an hour and a half of Donald Trump flailing,…
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Colorado Dems Statement on the Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Denver, CO – The Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement on the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She was 87 years old. Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party Morgan Carroll:  “I cannot begin to express how important and impactful Ruth Bader Ginsburg was to the empowerment of women in the workplace.…
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Colorado Dems on Latest State Unemployment Figures

Denver, CO –– Today, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its state-specific jobs data showing that the unemployment rate in Colorado sits at 6.7% (compared to a record low 2.6% earlier this year) as a direct result of Donald Trump’s catastrophic mismanagement of the pandemic. According to the Colorado Springs Gazette, “the state’s economy…
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As Hispanic Heritage Month Begins, Colorado Latina Leaders Highlight the Challenges Colorado Latinx Families Are Facing Under Trump

 Today, as Hispanic Heritage Month begins, former Chair of the Democratic Caucus of the Colorado House of Representatives and the first Latina elected to the Colorado State Senate Polly Baca, Representative Bri Buentello, and former Colorado Director of the U.S. Small Business Administration Patricia Barela Rivera released the following joint statement to highlight the challenges…
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Colorado Dems Statement Observing the 19th Anniversary of September 11

Denver, CO – Today, the Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement observing the 19th anniversary of 9/11: Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party Morgan Carroll:  “In one of our country’s darkest hours, it was our nation’s first responders who ran to the front to defend our people. 19 years ago, in the single deadliest…
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CO Dems Statement on August Jobs Report

Today, the Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement in response to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) unemployment numbers, which reveals that more than 13 million Americans are still out of work: Colorado Democratic Party Spokesman David Pourshoushtari: “Like everything else he inherits, Donald Trump took a strong economy with 75 straight months…
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CO Dems Statement on Trump Campaign’s Colorado Bus Tour

Denver, CO – Today, the Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement in response to the announcement that the Trump campaign is launching a bus tour in Colorado:  Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party Morgan Carroll:  “What we’ve seen over the past few days at the Republican Convention is a mirror image of the past…
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